Thursday: Venezuela: mainstream media in the US and Europe are giving Venezuela a round of negative press on the state of its economy. And Venezuela’s President Maduro is being portrayed as a paranoid incompetent.
What is really going on with Venezuela’s economy? Our guest is Mark Weisbrot, writer for the Guardian newspaper and over 500 other newspapers around the world, and Co-Director of the Washington DC based Center for Economic and Policy Research.
And as world governments meet on climate change in Warsaw Poland, and in the context of the super storm where entire regions of the Philippines is destroyed and over 22,000 missing, for this week’s “Earth Watch” we speak with Tom Goldtooth, Executive Director of the Indigenous Environmental Network.
And film director John Sayles has a brand new movie “Go for Sisters” we speak with two stars of the film, LisaGay Hamilton and Yolanda Ross.